Analyst Ratings for TIM Participacoes S/A ADR (TSU)

Updated: 2017-07-26

TIM Participacoes S/A ADR (NYSE:TSU) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, TSU was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 8 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for TSU. The most optimistic price target was 20.65, implying potential capital gains of 22.23 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 11, implying a possible loss of -34.89 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 5.56 percent. That number becomes 12.5 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.06 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of TSU to grow at a rate of 11.97 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of TSU is 2.95.

In the last 52-weeks, TSU has achieved a high of 16.93 and a low of 11.17. Today's price is 51.25 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.21 percent. TSU has a price/earnings ratio of 35.27. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TSU value stock report compares TSU to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TSU is $8 billion. TSU is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.